CBC NB Ugly Couch Contest (“Contest”)
from 5:00 a.m. AST on March 4, 2013 to 9:00 a.m. AST on March 14, 2013 (“Contest Period”)
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (“CBC”)
No purchase required. To enter the Contest during the Contest Period, submit a photo of your ugly couch (a “Submission”) including your name, address and telephone number during the Contest Period.
Submit your Submission to www.cbc.ca/nb (the “Website”). All Submissions received during the Contest Period will be posted on the Website.
To be valid, all Submissions must be received by 9:00 a.m. AST on March 14, 2013.
Limit of one entry per person. If you attempt or are suspected of attempting to enter more than once, or use robotic, automatic, programmed or any entry methods not authorized by these rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will void your entries.
Submissions become the property of CBC and will not be returned to you.
Any Submissions deemed by CBC to be inappropriate or not suitable for its audience will be disqualified at the sole discretion of CBC.
Submissions should be a large size digital photo. Submissions may not show clothing items bearing business, designer or sports logos or design. Submissions must be your original work and must not infringe the rights of any third party including but not limited to copyright, trademark, privacy and personality rights. You must have consent from any people appearing in the Submissions. Submissions must not: (i) contain threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind; (ii) violate or encourage anyone to violate any law or regulation; (iii) contain advertising or commercial messages. By making a Submission, you give CBC a perpetual royalty-free license to use and waive any moral rights you may have in such Submission. You acknowledge that CBC may publish Submissions in whole or in part on any medium (radio, television, internet or other).
Contest is open to all New Brunswick residents who are 16 years of age and over at the Contest opening date. For any contestant who has not reached the age of majority, parent or guardian consent is necessary to enter the Contest. Where appropriate, the terms “contestant” and “winner” mean parent or guardian of that person.
Employees of CBC, its affiliates, as well as such employees’ immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this Contest.
PROCEDURE FOR AWARDING PRIZES
All Submissions received during the Contest Period will be posted on the Website.
A panel of three judges chosen by CBC will select a winner from all Submissions received based upon:
color and look that the judges deem to be the ugliest.
The winner will be announced on Friday, March 15, 2013 on Information Morning Saint John between 6:00 a.m. and 8:37 a.m. AST. The winner will be contacted by telephone or by e-mail immediately following the announcement and should claim their prize as instructed by CBC no later than five days after the date they are initially contacted. If a winner cannot be reached within three days, following the first attempt of contact, incorrectly answers the mathematical skill-testing question, declines the prize, or fails to return the required release form, the prize shall be forfeited and CBC has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner.
DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE (S)
The winner will receive a new couch courtesy of Lounsbury Furniture.
The approximate retail value of the prize is: $1,000.00.
The prize includes only what is specifically described and no other allowance will be granted, winner is responsible for picking up of the new couch.
5. GENERAL RULES
5.1 To be declared a winner, the selected contestant must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question.
5.2 The winner shall sign a release declaring his/her eligibility as stipulated in Section 2 of these rules, agreeing that his/her name, image and/or voice may be used for advertising purposes related to this Contest free of charge; and releasing CBC, as well as its respective directors, officers and employees (the “Contest Parties”) from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.
5.3 The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold nor transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited.
5.4 If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, CBC reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value as determined in its sole discretion.
5.5 Refusal to accept the prize releases the Contest Parties from any obligation toward the winner.
5.6 If a contestant makes any false statement, (s)he will be automatically disqualified from the Contest.
February 26, 2013
Regional Manager, Communications, Marketing & Brand - Maritimes
CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION